Travel to Uzbekistan: Tour 5

Uzbekistan tours, Travel to Uzbekistan: Tour 5. 

Travel to Uzbekistan: Tour 5
Destination:
Uzbekistan
Duration: 4 days
Places to visit: Tashkent - Bukhara - Farab 

Day 1: Tashkent
We wish you a happy tour in Uzbekistan. Today is a city tour where you can visit Independence square, walk along the local Broadway as well as see the famous Tashkent metro opened in 1977. Visit the old part of the city which includes: Chorsu Bazaar, Kukaldash Madrasah and Hast Imam complex of several madrasahs, mosques and mausoleum. The main highlight is the Othman Quran which is the world's oldest Quran copy found in the 8th century. Quran belonged to Othman Ibn Affan, the Third Caliph but was killed by non-muslims in 8th century. His blood is found all over the Quran. Night is in a hotel.

Day 2: Tashkent - Bukhara
In the morning is transfer (flight or train) to Bukhara. Upon arrival you will have a city tour and visit the most ancient citadel in Bukhara belonging to the 4th century named Citadel Ark which used as a palace for several dynasties of Bukhara Empire. The next destination is Samanids mausoleum (9th -10th century), Chashma Ayub, meaning Job's well and Bolo Hauz mosque. It has forty columns built in honor of Bukhara governor Abu Fayud Khan. Explore one of the most famous madrasahs of Bukhara called Nodir Divan Begi which is also a part of Lyabi House Ensemble, famous central sightseeing of Bukhara. The tour continues visiting Poi Kalon complex having three structures built in the 12th - 16th centuries: Kalon minaret, Kalon mosque and Mir Arab Madrasah. Night is in a hotel.

Day 3: Bukhara
Today is a city tour in Bukhara. Travelers will visit Bahauddin Naqshbandi complex, located few kilometers from Bukhara. It is a commemorative complex of famous Sufi Leader and Philosopher, one of the Muslim pilgrimage places for all people of Islamic world. Sheikh Bakhauddin Nakshbandi was one of the divine masters of Amir Timur. In general complex contains of mosques of Kushbegi and Muzafarohana, courtyard with pool, madrasah, and burial vault of Bukhara rulers and Dakhma upon the tomb of Saint Bakhauddin Nakshbandi. We will drive to see the landscape dwelling of Bukhara Emirs named Sitorai Mohi Hosa complex of various architectural styles. Emir dedicated this palace for his wife died young. Then we will drive to Sumiton village to see Chor Bakr celebratory complex, the town of the dead. Complex represents the four sides of the earth and infers that all people are equal. Overnight is in a hotel.

Day 4: Bukhara - Farab
Transfer to Farab border check point. 

 

Transport:
02 pax - Sedan
04-06 pax - Minivan
08-10 pax - Minibus


Price per person:
02 pax - 460 $
04 pax - 340 $
06 pax - 300 $
08 pax - 270 $
10 pax - 245 $
Single - 55 $

Early check-in - 35 $
Single early check-in - 55 $  

*Half board - 30 $
*Full board - 50 $

*Entrance fees - 30 $ available with escort guide only   

Local guides - 130 $ per group
Escort guide - 290 $ per group 

Train tickets Tashkent - Bukhara - from 50 $ per person
Flight tickets Tashkent - Bukhara - from 60 $ per person

 

Service includes:
- Transport
- Accommodation:
Tashkent - "Tourist Inn" Hotel 3*
Bukhara - "Porso" Hotel 3*
- Mineral water during the tour                                   

Service does not include:
- Visa
- Full board
- Travel insurance
- English speaking guide
- Entrances to all museums
- Train tickets Tashkent - Bukhara
- Flight tickets Tashkent - Bukhara